Diet firm given Queen’s award

A CORBY-BASED company has won a Queen’s Award. Cambridge Manufacturing Co Ltd, which are the makers of the Cambridge Weight Plan, has received the prestigious accolade for its exports.

The firm won The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade, for its achievement in overseas growth.

Managing director Eileen Skinner said: “We are very proud to win The Queen’s Award especially in this, her Diamond Jubilee year. The global demand has followed the huge success of our diet in the UK, and is also a testament to our staff in Corby who have helped grow our turnover.”